William Henry Whiteman

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Awarded compensation for one enslaved person in Grenada, but more materially claimed unsuccessfully for the compensation for Upper Latante estate in Grenada, compensation for which was paid to Palmer, McKillop (q.v.) of London, including George and John Horsley Palmer (both of whom q.v.) as mortgagees.

  1. John Clarmont [often given as Claremont] Whiteman, the second son of Andrew Whiteman of Grenada and brother of William Henry Whiteman of this entry, was a director of the East India Co., and left £100,000 at his death in 1866. The will of Andrew Whiteman (q.v.) was probated Feb 1813.

Sources

T71/880 Grenada claim nos. 55 and 859 (Upper Latante).

  1. William D. Rubinstein, Who were the rich? 1860- (Volumes 3 and 4, manuscripts in preparation), reference 1866/66, Whiteman, John Clar[e]mont (1797-1866), citing Walfords County Families: 'This family were formerly landed proprietors in Grenada.'

Further Information

Spouse
Martha Mackenzie
Children
William Henry

Associated Claims (2)

£27 10s 5d
Awardee
£3,495 5s 2d
Unsuccessful claimant

Associated Estates (5)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1829 [EA] - → Not known
1817 [EA] - → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1843 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (2)

Other relatives
Notes →
Laurencine had a daughter with William Henry's father Andrew...
Son → Father